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. >> the biggest atlantic storm in history caused billions of dollars and in damages. former penn state assistant football coach jerry sandusky was sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison for sexually abusing 10 boys. the ncaa took away 13 years of penn state's victories costing the late joe paterno has title as the winningest coach in major college football. >> lance armstrong lost millions in endorsements and walked away from his live strong charity after the u.s. antidoping agency throughout the seven tour de france titles and banned him from cycling. despite overwhelming evident, armstrong maintains he did not use performance-enhancing drugs. john edwards walked after federal prosecutors failed to convince a jury the former presidential candidate misused campaign donations to hide his mistress. the last of nasa's fleet of space shuttles arrived at museums around the country. >> and launch. >> reporter: while the first privately built spacecraft delivered supplies to the international space station. >> touchdown confirmed. we're safe on mars. >> reporter: the curiosity rover landed on mars, beam
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in administering the award. and before i get into the issue i want to recognize eric, a fellow penn guy. i went to penn, and it's nice to see someone else from penn in this town doing this kind of work and doing it in a cutting edge and honest way, and i also want to recognize ambassador cohen who clearly had the hardest job in the israel foreign ministry being the ambassador from israel. it's a testament that you're still here. anyway, it was interesting to me that when rob contacted me about doing this, the wanted to call this session, egypt on the brink again. and not only does this have the benefit of being true, yet again, but it's a particularly apt description of what we're likely to see in egypt for the foreseeable future. and not only is it what we see in egypt for the future but it's perfectly consistent with egypt's modern history, and the central drama in egypt is the egyptian political history. rob asked me to keep my remarks focused on the current situation. i can't help myself and i have to digress into some of the scenes of the struggle because i think they reflect well on what
crisis, the commercial paper prices, penn central and other. goldman got into trouble than for selling bonds for full value. and so they pulled back. the policies, ranging price controls. and it wasn't until finally and again under pressure from the germans in particular, volker understood that one had to break american labor in order to stabilize. we interviewed him. and he said, very interestingly, the more important than what i do in raising interest rates to 18% to drive up unemployment high was in. [inaudible] more important and that was the air traffic controllers' strike. nixon's breaking of the union. it was very interesting that he was said that. a very explicit. question i raise another dimension of the politics that i think, where we're going. and that has to do with how labor was responding to all of this. and to understand that you have to go back to 1945. and labor was very strong coming of the war. and the question was, where with lipper go? with labor move toward challenging capitalism jack would it talk about democratizing the economy, talk about controlling finance, c
absolutely know for a fact there are some young scientists, including places like harvard and penn who made career decision was respect to certain fields because they feel as though there may not be a future in those fields. >> we have time for a number of questions. somebody have a -- >> i just want to jump in. to what glenn said i do think when we talk about what the government has to do in the upcoming let's say year, two years, i do think obviously getting over the fiscal cliff the deal, getting closer to balancing the budget, which i think is still very important in the mindset of businesses and this government, that we learn to do that. but i do hope because of all the discussion that tax reform is something that is taken seriously for this year. i think it's well overdue. it's been posited as something that should be done now. it's obviously doesn't have time to do it before december 31. i think that there's a real opportunity to make a lot of the changes that we have talked with through -- about through tax reform. and it will give businesses a lot of the assurances they need that t
's a good thing you had life insurance through the colonial penn program. you're right. it was affordable, and we were guaranteed acceptance. guaranteed acceptance? it means you can't be turned down because of your health. you don't have to take a physical or answer any health questions. well, how do you know? did you speak to alex trebek? because i have a policy myself. it costs just $9.95 a month per unit. it's perfect for my budget. affordable coverage and guaranteed acceptance? we should give them a call. do you want to help protect your loved ones from the burden of final expenses? if you're between 50 and 85, you can get quality insurance that does not require any health questions or a medical exam. your rate of $9.95 a month per unit will never increase and your coverage will never decrease. so call now and ask one of their representatives about a plan that meets your needs. go call now! we'll finish up here. oh it's clearance time! yeah, our low prices are even lower. we need to teach her how to walk. she is taking up valuable cart space. aren't you, honey? [ male announcer ] it
sandusky. >> carol, jerry sandusky will die in jail. >> a judge sentenced the 68-year-old former penn state assistant football coach to at least 30 years in jail after he was convicted of 45 counts of child sex abuse. despite the mountain of evidence against him, sandusky continues to proclaim his innocence. he's in the process of appealing his sentence. >>> number three, the shooting of unarmed 17-year-old trayvon martin. >> my son left sanford, florida in a body bag while george zimmerman went home to go to sleep in his own bed. >> accused gunman george zimmerman claims self-defense in a case that sparked international outrage and ignited racial tensions. the trial is set for june. >>> number two -- >> we need rescue inside the auditorium. multiple victims. >> my god, seven down in theater nine! seven down! >> july 20th, just past midnight, terror inside theater nine. >> aurora, colorado, nine miles east of denver, where there has been a mass shooting at a movie theater. >> james holmes donned protective gear, threw tear gas and began firing. in the end 12 people killed. 58 others wounded
going to do next? are you going to nominate sean penn to be ambassador to venezuela? or bruce springsteen labor secretary? i think she should be ambassador to russia -- no i'm kidding. no, really judge. david: i want to come to the judge's side here. think of great britain, world war ii. guess who fdr had as his ambassador? joseph kennedy, he hired a bootlegger to be the ambassador to the u.k. >> a bootlegger that said don't resist hitler -- david: exactly a bootlegger who was cozying up to adolf hitler. i'm not justifying it, but i'm just saying going way back to world war ii. >> to your point, presidents have been wrong to treat this with a lack of seriousness. to treat it as if it's a social job rather than a political legal intelligence job. and we all know that not everybody that works in those embassies is not without intelligence experience and connections, without getting into more detail than i need to be. stuart: than you need to be, right. liz: like i said, she should be ambassador to russia -- no i'm kidding. david: if sean becomes ambassador of venezuela. we blame
in the country, do not passenger traffic at penn station in new york has in the same day. try it. it is really a delight to go through the space that you have to. >> i traveled through penn station every day, and i realize it is a critical piece of infrastructure. >> absolutely. want to ask mr. once deeweins, this is a question in the news and a question about whether restoring the real cars, these rail yards, which experienced severe damage, and what prompted the decision to restore rail cars at those sites? >> yes, mr. chairman. the decision to put the equipment in this box, first of all, the maintenance complex in carney has at any given time a couple hundred cars they're lined up for inspection, maintenance, repair, and all that. in making the decisions where we put equipment, and we put in about 20 locations around the state, in real yards in three states, york, pennsylvania, and in our own state, but based on the information that we had, in terms of what the likelihood flooding occurring at the meadowlands maintenance complex or act the part of hoboken terminal where the hoboken yard whe
, it was very well received. >> brian: i know. it's well received. i was interviewing pen from penn and teller and he's not for the display, but he's a proud atheist and he believes he should have an opportunity to put his display of nonworship next to that. that's what's causing the problem and as you know, costing the city of santa monica a lot of money to fight for their rights to display the nativity scene. >> steve: you know what? that's a real baby there and folks, don't worry. i know it's 30 degrees outside burks the baby is warmed up. they've got some sort of heating element inside the manger. >> brian: by the way, no drummer boy. there was really a drummer boy. remember last year we discussed this? >> steve: it was quite a debate. >> brian: it was a snare drum. not a bass drum. it was a drummer there. >> steve: brian, keep your voice down. the baby is sleeping. >> brian: i'm going to call an audible and let's go to our interview. mike tyson making headlines, recently revealing back in the 1980s, his estranged wife, robin givens and actor brad pitt had a secret affair. joining us right
them to prosper. >> everything needs to think to be able to write. well glad that penn is represented. >> they feel they have to charge? the kid will end up with debt. public education is coming back. it is a terrible sways. >> it is important, what some of the work is being done at not just community colleges but the extension schools and a great inner cities. we talked about the dangers of universities -- that is important -- to treat the ability of schools to teach kids things that local employers need to have to be employed. and while they're there capturing a teachable something about shakespeare and the constitution and make them good citizens but give them skills that allow them to support themselves in the marketplace of the future. >> which is why community colleges have been an engine for economic growth. one of the mistakes we make we talk about the full range of this which is spending on research and development, supported universities, more money is better. what we think about is less money is better. the more efficient you allocate your resources, the more you get for yo
. penn is well represented, as well as harvard. >> you have the terrible squeeze. harvard does a fantastic job. a lot of private institutions, a kid will end up with $100,000 in debt. public education is cutting back. it is a terrible squeeze. >> some of the work being done to integrate and we talk about the dangers of universities and businesses getting together. one thing we can do is create the ability for the schools at all levels to teach kids things that local employers need to be employed. then teach them something about shakespeare and the constitution and make them good citizens. give them skills that allow them to support themselves in the marketplace of the future. >> community colleges have been an engine but we're cutting back on community colleges. >> we talk about the full range of this. support of universities. more money is better. a business person thinks less money is better. today it is cheaper to start a business because all the tools are now available on the web. we have taken the cost of innovation down enormously. there are ways in which we can reduce th
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today. bed bath the worst performer. mentioned that earlier. kohl's, macy's, target, penne, game stop, nordstrom. des started off a little soft. if claims spike up a bit, maybe the month doesn't end the way some people wish it had. >> gift cliff, way too warm, natural gas, what was the statistic you gave, an anti-retail statistic. >> about new york city? >> yeah. >> 2012 on track to be the warmest on record. average temp, i think 57. 57 degrees. >> i don't wear north face when it is 57. >> our ugg boots. >> i think north face -- >> i don't wear ugg boots in any season. >> but do you have a combination of sandy taking out a lot of november, warm weather, what i call the gift cliff, falling off the gift cliff. we need some cold weather between now and next week. just -- >> coat sales? >> no, because clothing sales, remember if you are a department store, you take in all of these warm coats, you're going to have to discount them, sweaters, discount them. that's whyry think these things -- >> yeah. the plain states are finally going to get some snow. chicago, michigan, all those midwester
character. >> no "mystic river" sean penn character? >> no, he wasn't named after anybody. >> somebody has to ask, if did you fire the person who looked after your dog? >> oh, god, no, these are honest mistakes. no, who would do that? >> i'm curious to know if you have any leads. you said the response has been tremendous, obviously you haven't found the dog but has anybody even spotted tessa? >> there have been some spottings but they turned out to be, it's fascinating they turned out to be false. there was several spottings and it turned out to be of all things a raccoon. >> which isn't going to get you written into anything. >> no. >> since we got pictures of tessa, we're consumed with becoming famous in one of your books in your movie. tessa no tags but tessa has a microchip. if somebody's looking for tessa. >> she is super fast. she's very, very sweet but she's also wary. she was a rescue dog, taken off the streets so she's going to be a little wary, skittish, so don't chase her and if you see her, contact any of the numbers that have been left or any of the websites, and we will get t
are already being presented by penn's research team. they use disabled hiv virus to help deliver these cells into the system. it's amazing technology showing incredible promise. >> that will be quite a breakthrough. >>> 16 minutes past the hour. the state of florida is considering a way to change plans the way college students are charged tuition. governor rick scott wants to charge each student according to their major. christine romans is going to love this. engineers, scientists and technology experts are in demand, students with those majors would pay less than students majoring in disciplines like history, philosophy, or even english. i don't know how i feel about that. the idea is to steer kids towards fields where there is the most need. they'll take up the idea during the next legislation. >> it's innovative, but for humanities majors like me, is it fair to pay more to study that stuff? but, you know, you have to -- >> i'm sure they'll debate this. >>> head to our blog, c cnn.com/earlystart. >> so if the faa's ban on smart phones in the air have you frustrated, you have an ally in wa
it to grand central, two stops away and penn station. so it's right in the heart of the city. and then you have with the high line, we all know the impact of that. and the expansion of the hudson boulevard that's being built. all these things coming toget r together, and this is where people want to be today in chelsea. i mean, you know when we go out and night and all the new restaurants and activity going, it's all in that area. so i think this will really become the new heart. it'll be kind of a shift. and it's exciting because people said it wouldn't happen. and the vision of the bloomberg administration was -- they were right on target. >> so city government was on your side here. i think of all the things that stand in the way of projects like this, whether it's regulatory issues or zoning issues or labor problems, or credit not being available or the fiscal cliff, any -- i mean it's -- and it's happening. so none of those things stood in your way? they make it more difficult? >> i mean, look -- doing a job this size in these times certainly -- >> took a while. >> right. >> how long
some hope that there is a future for them to new jersey and around the region. >> let me close to penne with your indulgence on this issue by saying number one we await that the supplemental looks like an reserve judgment until then. number twocoworker to synthesize a supplemental, need flexibility in being able to seek the recovery we don't want. in addition to a perfect storm, there's another perfect storm here. reject the storm in the midst of the winter and most hurricanes aren't golf seasons and summer seasons totally different in terms of the consequence. huge in terms of the impact, but still in to recover without the ravishing winter months. if we have a northeastern come our defenses are so far down that it would be like a person's immune system being sent to pull. thirdly, we come with less than 30 days to the end of congress, which has to be done. i feel like i have to be houdini to accomplish this. so we are going to do this. so secretary, i look forward to your work and how basic it there. thank you, mr. chairman. >> i would note that senator menendez will cherish the commi
that because i paid that penn improperly. every person has the right to say i want to be paid what i'm worth in the market. perfectly fair. there are a lot of reasons for inequality. ways to get at that. progressive taxation, changing things properly. the biggest inequality in the united states is inner city education. half the kids in inner schools do high school. many of those kids are minority. it's wrong. it's unfair. it kills opportunity. we all want an equitable society. what makes it equitable? you can do it the way cuba tried. okay. well, then it will be equitable but it won't be much. i don't see people saying i want inequity. we want to lift society up so everyone's better off. that does not mean people don't have to pay people what they're competitively worth. if you don't want a free society, then start dictating what compensation can be. >> this conference is called opportunities for tomorrow. i want to get your sense in terms of where you think, in this country at least, and maybe globally, the next rate opportunity is, if you will. from an investing perspective. >> i've been a
that i teach at penn. \ >> a question? >> i'm carol thompson from strategic consulting. have a question for each of the three panelists. we have been talking about innovation, education, and we have been talking about what we have been hoping for the future. i would like to ask you about the future. what are your greatest fear is hand your greatest hopes for 2016 and 2020? small question. >> i presume you don't think the world will end on december 31. [laughter] >> susan will not say newt gingrich runs again for president. >> i am here in a whole different capacity now. don't come to be first on this. >> my greatest fear, i hope that both of my kids are all-employed within the next four years. they are doing ok, but they're in their 20s. my greatest fear -- i don't think about fears. i am surrounded by so many incredible kids that i feel good. if i feel bad in the morning, i feel good after my class. >> you stole my thunder. i would prefer the thunder to win over the heat. [laughter] i think couple things. one, i do think the fiscal situation is the facilitating opportunity between here
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